Our policies and publications

This section helps to put into context the various policies we operate within. It also gives you access to some of our key operating and reporting publications which explain what we are doing and the success that follows.

Our policies and publications

Browse our policies and publications below. If you can't find what you're looking for, please email enquiries@hient.co.uk

Annual report and accounts

Our investments and impacts are recorded in our annual report and accounts each year. Find out more about our performance.

Equality and diversity

We proactively consider equality when carrying out work by mainstreaming it into our core business.

Service Charter

The Service Charter sets out the high standards of service you can expect from HIE

Terms and conditions

The legal bit... our terms and conditions related to the award of funding and non-financial support.

Our funding approvals

We invest millions in funding every year supporting business and community development


We are committed to making our services accessible to everyone who could benefit from them

National Security and Investment Act 2021

The act modernises the UK Government’s powers to investigate and intervene in mergers, acquisitions and other deals within certain specified sectors, that could threaten the UK's national security.


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